MDM Executive Director, Dr. Gerri Sinclair, Named as a Finalist in the 8th Annual Canadian New Media Awards

MDM Executive Director, Dr. Gerri Sinclair, Named as a Finalist in the 8th Annual Canadian New Media Awards

Dr. Gerri Sinclair has been recognized as one of Canada’s new media leaders. She is one of three finalists in the “Educator of the Year” category of the Canadian New Media Awards (CNMA). A Canadian celebrity host will be joined by industry supporters on November 18, 2008 to celebrate and present 14 Pixel Awards at CiRCA in Toronto.

“The CNMA brings together the best and brightest in Canada’s dynamic and thriving new media industry,” says Dr. Sinclair. “I’m honoured to be chosen as a finalist.”

“The CNMA recognizes great talent and work in the Canadian digital interactive industry,” said Adam Froman, Founder of CNMA. “This year 43 finalists from across 14 award categories demonstrated the innovation and creativity driving the success of the Canadian interactive and new media industries.”

The 43 finalists hail from across Canada with 24 finalists from Ontario, 8 from BC, 8 from Quebec, 1 from Alberta, 1 from Saskatchewan, and 1 from Manitoba.

More information about the 2008 finalists can be found on: http://www.cnma.ca/index_e/finalists.html

CNMA Nomination Video